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Knowledge Without Boundaries

Oct.12-14, 2023


Theme: Thrive in the Brave New World

The 2023 Knowledge Without Boundaries (KWB) annual conference serves as a dynamic forum for research, while also exploring the innovative possibilities for advancing the value prospects amongst industry practices, scholar-practitioner engagement, and ever-evolving research concerning pivotal societal issues.

This year’s 2023 Summit explores the pioneering potential of thriving in what has been termed “the new world.”

KWB Summit Registration Now Open!

Are you ready to attend the 2023 KWB Summit? Our Eventbrite link is now live and registration is open for guests, attendees and presenters to register for the annual research conference hosted by the College of Doctoral Studies.

What to expect

Hear from professional researchers who will explore the topical aspects of research inquiries investigating the challenges of an era that is constantly evolving and challenged by a variety of issues within business, education, technology, healthcare, diversity, and workplace inclusion.

Join us for a pivotal research journey into the profound implications of what engaging and thriving into the next decade may mean. The conference is open to faculty, staff, students, alumni, and external guests.

Dr. Cheryl Lentz

Don't miss the keynote

Dr. Cheryl Lentz

The Rest of the Story: What’s Next? The Einstein Perspective.

Thursday, October 12 at 10:20 a.m. AZ Mountain Standard time

Known as the Academic Entrepreneur, Dr. Cheryl Lentz is a unique and dynamic speaker who intensely connects with her audience. With one foot in academia and one foot in the business and entrepreneurial space, Dr. Cheryl offers pearls of wisdom today that you can use tomorrow in your personal and professional life.

Join Dr. Cheryl on her journey to connect these dots to provide inspiration, knowledge, and counsel to move forward effectively.

People in attendance at a conference

2023 summit features:

  • Research networking potentials
  • Opportunities for presenters to enhance their CV through professional conference presentation
  • Opportunities for doctoral students to present
  • Aspirational calls for future research
  • Dissertation of the Year winner’s and recognition for their research
  • Keynote speakers and special guests
  • Digital badges for presenters that highlight their role as selected conference presenter
  • Scholarship for faculty towards yearly goals if presenting

This online summit is free and open to the public.

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